Stellar Medical Gold Fiducial Markers

The use of Stellar Medical’s implantable gold fiducial markers in the planning of radiation has become a viable, cost effective option to accurately deliver external beam radiation to a patient’s treatment site. The use of implantable gold fiducial markers allow the treatment area of concern to be located before a radiation treatment is delivered through the use of data points. This improves the delivery and decreases the radiation exposure to the surrounding normal tissues. Stellar Medical offers these markers loose as well as in pre-loaded sterile needles. Custom kits are available upon request.

  • Composed of 99.9% pure Gold

  • Kits are Ethylene Oxide (EO) sterilized

  • For use in areas such as the prostate, lung, breast, liver, etc., which tend to move during treatment with respect to internal body or external markings

  • Utilized with IMRT, and IGRT treatments to provide real-time localization of moving volumes

  • Implanted via sterilized needle under guidance of ultrasound or CT

  • Cone-beam CT imaging, ultrasound, KV and/or MV techniques are used with implanted gold markers to target treatment site

Sizes and types of kits available

  • Available in 3 different diameters: 0.8mm, 1.0mm, and 1.2mm

  • Available lengths: 3mm, 5mm

  • Offered loose in vial, or in pre-loaded needles

  • Custom kits available upon request

Recommended Gold Fiducial Marker Size for Types of Imaging*

Gold Fiducial Markers Table

*These recommendations are for information purposes only and are not intended to be a substitute for a physician's professional knowledge.







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